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Table of Contents Getting Started...1 1.1 Understanding Hardware Components... 1 Front Components ... 1 Back Components... 2 Right-Side Components ... 2 Top Components... 3 Bottom Components ... 3 1.2 Performing the Initial Start Up ... 4 1.3 Using Your Device in a Vehicle... 6 Using the Device Holder ...
Connection Problems... 20 GPS Problems... 21 3.3 Maintaining Your Device ... 21 Regulatory Information ...23 4.1 Regulations Statements ... 23 Class B Regulations... 23 European Notice ... 24 4.2 Safety Precautions ... 25 About Charging ... 25 About the Charger... 25...
GPS location information is not typically available inside buildings, tunnels, or underground parking lots. A minimum of 4 GPS satellite signals is needed to calculate your GPS position. Signal reception can be affected by weather events or overhead obstacles (e.g. dense foliage and tall buildings).
A device holder is needed when using the device in a car. Be sure to place the device in an appropriate place, so as not to obstruct the driver’s view, or deployment of airbags. Do not mount where the driver’s field of vision is blocked.
Getting Started 1.1 Understanding Hardware Components NOTE: Depending upon the specific model purchased, the color of your device may not exactly match the device shown in this manual. Front Components Component Touch Screen Charge Indicator Description Displays the output of your device. Tap the screen with stylus to select menu commands or enter information.
Back Components Ref Component Description Speaker Sends out music, sounds and voice. Right-Side Components...
This connector (under rubber dust cover) allows use of an optional external GPS antenna with magnetic mount, which may be positioned on top of the car for better GPS signal reception in areas with poor reception. Turns on and off the device.
1.2 Performing the Initial Start Up 1. Make sure that power is supplied to your device. (See the next section.) 2. For the initial start up, press the power button for 10 seconds to turn on your device. NOTE: For normal operation, briefly press the power button to turn on and off your device. 3.
5. The Home screen appears. You can now use your device.
When closing the car window, be careful not to pinch the antenna cable Use the device holder to fix your device in a vehicle. Make sure that the GPS antenna has a clear view of the sky.
Do not charge the battery where the temperature is high (e.g. in direct sunlight). There is no need to fully discharge the battery before charging. You can charge the battery before it is discharged. If you will not use the product for a long period of time, be sure to fully charge the battery at least once every two weeks.
The first time you initialize your device, the Home screen appears. The Home screen is your starting place for various tasks. Tap a button to start a task or open another menu. Button Name Mio Map Starts the navigation software. Settings Customizes the system settings.
1.5 Inserting a SD/MMC Card Your device has a SD/MMC slot where you can insert an optional Secure Digital or MultiMediaCard storage card. To use a SD/MMC card, insert it into the slot, with the connector pointing to the slot and its label facing the front of the device.
Settings 2.1 Starting and Exiting Settings You can customize the system settings such as backlight brightness, volume, an language. Once you change the settings, the new settings will remain until you change them again. Tap the button on the Home screen. The Settings menu appears as shown Settings below.
2.2 Backlight 1. Tap the button on the Home screen. Settings 2. Tap the button. Backlight 3. Move the knob along the track bar to adjust the brightness of the backlight. To darken the backlight, move the knob to the left. To lighten the backlight, move the knob to the right.
2.3 Volume 1. Tap the button on the Home screen. Settings 2. Tap the button. Volume 3. Move the knob along the track bar to adjust the volume. To decrease the volume, move the knob to the left. To increase the volume, move the knob to the right.
2.4 Screen You can calibrate the touch screen if it is not responding accurately to your taps. 1. Tap the button on the Home screen. Settings 2. Tap the button. Screen 3. Tap to start the calibration. 4. Tap and hold the centre of the target.
5. When the target moves to another position, tap and hold the centre of the new target. Repeat each time to complete the calibration process. 6. When completed, tap 2.5 Power To check the remaining power level of your battery and/or set up the power saving feature: 1.
4. Tap to save the changes. 2.6 Date&Time 1. Tap the button on the Home screen. Settings 2. Tap the Date&Time 3. To change the time zone, tap the left/right arrow in the “Time Zone” item. button.
6. Tap to save the changes. 2.7 Change Language NOTE: To change the language of the Mio Map navigation software, use Mio Map settings. (See the document supplied with the navigation software.) 1. Tap the button on the Home screen.
3. Tap the left/right arrow button to select the desired language. 4. Tap to save the changes. 5. Tap the button for the new setting to take effect.
Troubleshooting and Maintenance Troubleshooting and Maintenance 3.1 Restart and Shut Down Occasionally, you may need to reset your device. For example, you should reset your system when it stops respo Restarting Your Device To restart your device, press the power button for 4 seconds until t Selection”...
3.2 Troubleshooting NOTE: If you encount assistance. Power Problems Power does not turn on The remaining batte battery. Screen Problems Screen responds slowly Make sure that your devic still exists, reset you Screen freezes Reset your system. Screen is hard to read Make sure that the backligh Move to a location with more l Inaccurate response to taps...
Problems W en there are no valid signals availa Make sure that the GPS antenna has a clear view of the sky. Note that the GPS reception can be affected by Bad weather Dense overhead obstacles (e.g. trees and tall buildings)
on portable devices with LCD panels may be used to help protect the scre from minor scratches. Never clean your device with it powered on. Use a soft, lint-free cloth moistened with wate r to wipe the screen and the exterior of your device. Do not use paper towels to clean the screen.
Regulatory Information NOTE: Marking labels located on the exterior of your device indicate the regulations that your model complies with. Please check the marking labels on your device and refer to the corresponding statements in this chapter. Some notices apply to specific models only. 4.1 Regulations Statements Class B Regulations Federal Communications Commission Radio Frequency Interference...
Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver. Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected. Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help. Any changes or modifications not expressly approved by the manufacturer could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.
EN6100-3-2: Limits for harmonic current emissions EN6100-3-3: Limitation of voltage fluctuation and flicker in low-voltage supply system EN60950 / IEC 60950: Product Safety The manufacturer cannot be held responsible for modifications made by the User and the consequences thereof, which may alter the conformity of the product with the CE Marking.
About the Battery Use a specified charger approved by the manufacturer. CAUTION: This unit contains a non-replaceable internal Lithium Ion battery. The battery can burst or explode, releasing hazardous chemicals. To reduce the risk of fire or burns, do not disassemble, crush, puncture, or dispose of in fire or water.